You’ve heard that you shouldn’t go to grad school in the humanities. But what if you have gone–here is the true story of my attempt to learn how to adapt my skills and find meaning outside of the Ph.D. job trap.
This article talks about whether doing a Ph.D. is worth it. Graduate students self-inflict the purgatory of staying around campus years after all of their cohorts have left to pursue family, jobs, and careers.
Lost english majors, ex-grad students looking for jobs outside of academia, undergrads interested in careers for english, and the story of one Ph.D drop-out and how to find meaning outside of academic work.